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Agrarians Stavropol record crops of corn and beets.
In the Stavropol region have collected a record corn crop for the region - over 450 thousand tons, which is 1.8 times higher than the figures of last year.
The Stavropol region have collected a record corn crop for the region - over 450 thousand tons, which is 1.8 times higher than the figures of last year. Yield and attained the highest mark at all in the history of cultivation of this crop in the region. In 2011 it amounted to 54.5 tons per hectare, while in 2010 - only 35 kg / ha, reported in the management of gosinformpolitike Government of the Stavropol Territory.
Another record set Stavropol sugar-beet growers. To date, harvesting of this crop is nearing completion, and now total yield of beets stood at 1 million 960 thousand tons, a 40% increase last year's harvest. By the way, the result was considered a record in 2010, but this season, farmers in Stavropol found an even higher bar. The average yield was 550 tons per hectare. For example, last year it stood at around 446 kilograms per hectare, which was the highest in Russia.